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Traffic Reporter Trevor Dineen to Host National Radio Show

Traffic Reporter Trevor Dineen to Host National Radio Show

Trevor Dineen
Trevor Dineen co-hosts ‘Now or Never,’ premiering Sunday, October 30 on CBC Radio One. (IAN MCCAUSLAND / CBC.CA)

WINNIPEG — From the driver’s seat to the studio, Trevor Dineen is about to jump into a new role behind the mic for a national radio audience.

The CBC Radio One traffic reporter is one-half of “Now or Never,” premiering on Sunday, October 30 with co-host Ify Chiwetelu. The weekly Winnipeg-produced show will venture out to meet Canadians who are deeply motivated to make a real change.

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Caroline Hunter Returning to Radio Life on 99.9 BOB FM

Caroline Hunter Returning to Radio Life on 99.9 BOB FM

Caroline Hunter
Caroline Hunter

WINNIPEG — Caroline Hunter just can’t keep herself away from the microphone.

The veteran radio broadcaster is coming out of retirement to join the on-air team at 99.9 BOB FM.

Hunter spent 16 years at QX 104 before resigning from the morning show in 2011. Winnipeggers have still been able to hear Hunter’s voice at Winnipeg Blue Bombers games in her role as stadium announcer.

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Tom McGouran to Guest Host on 94.3 The Drive

Tom McGouran to Guest Host on 94.3 The Drive

Tom McGouran
Tom McGouran

Veteran radio broadcaster Tom McGouran is sliding into a guest host role on 94.3 The Drive.

McGouran will co-host with Kerri Salki beginning Monday, September 26 on the morning show.

General manager Heidi Rasmussen says McGouran is a great fit for The Drive’s demo.

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CJOB Banking on Shadoe Davis as Station’s Pillar

CJOB Banking on Shadoe Davis as Station’s Pillar

Shadoe DavisWINNIPEG — 680 CJOB is placing all bets on veteran broadcaster Shadoe Davis as part of the station’s all-new radio lineup.

Davis, formerly of Corus sister station 97.5 BIG FM (now Power 97), will move down the hallway to begin his new show Monday, September 12. Airing weekdays from 6-10 a.m., Davis will be joined by sports and news veterans Kelly Moore and Jeff Braun.

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Corus Entertainment Makes Line-Up Changes at Power 97

Corus Entertainment Makes Line-Up Changes at Power 97

Power 97 On-Air
The new Power 97 line-up. (HANDOUT)

One day after showing veteran broadcaster Kathy Kennedy the door at 680 CJOB, Corus Entertainment has announced changes over at sister station Power 97.

“We’re continuing to build on the deep rock ‘n’ roll heritage in the community with Winnipeg favourites, Joe Aiello and the return of Fearless Fred Kennedy,” said Tammy Cole, program director at Power 97. “By having Winnipeg’s renowned hosts paired with some brand new voices, Power 97 will offer an exciting line-up that listeners can connect with.”

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NOW Country 104.7 Hitting Winnipeg Airwaves

NOW Country 104.7 Hitting Winnipeg Airwaves

NOW Country 104.7WINNIPEG — A new country music radio station will flip the switch at midnight on Saturday.

NOW Country 104.7 will take over from the former Rhythm 104.7 to play the newest country hits alongside Manitoba singer/songwriters and the country’s Indigenous artists.

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